According to Newsweek, she is one of the 25 young women to watch out for, an honor she shares with Malala Yousafzai. So hers is no ordinary tale.

Born to a sex worker, Shweta always had her goals & aspirations right in place. With the able love & support of her mother, she got well educated & went on to secure a scholarship in a prestigious college in the United States.

Shweta knows where she comes from & since childhood, she has been subjected to a lot of abuse from her peers. But none of that has crushed her spirits, for this bright, young girl at the end of the day wants to return home. Because home is where her beloved mother is.

Watch her phenomenal story right here